Neomochtherus lepidus (Hine)

Lavigne, Robert J. & Dennis, Steve, 2019, Robber flies (Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae) of Wyoming, USA with keys to genera and species, Zootaxa 4662 (1), pp. 1-126: 54

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4662.1.1

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/7708F17A-B817-E529-63F1-FC3262CAFA13

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scientific name

Neomochtherus lepidus (Hine)
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Neomochtherus lepidus (Hine) 

Asilus lepidus Hine, 1909: 150  .

Recognition characters: Grayish black species; 12–14 mm; mystax white, few black setae above; thorax gray pollinose, setae short and black; scutellar bristles 2, black; wings in female hyaline, in male, infuscated, especially posterior half; abdomen black, each segment with a prominent gray border preceded by a row of bristles which nearly reaches over dorsum; legs yellowish brown, setae and bristles white, tibiae dark reddish.

Distribution: BIG HORN: Shell, 25 Aug, 1955 ( WDF).

Habitat: Saltbrush-greasewood shrub vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Neomochtherus

Loc

Neomochtherus lepidus (Hine)

Lavigne, Robert J. & Dennis, Steve 2019
2019
Loc

Asilus lepidus

Hine, J. S. 1909: 150